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The Powerful Ways Japanese-Americans have Shown Solidarity with Muslims

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by Fatima Ahmed - Follow @fattya123 The Japanese-American community has seen many atrocities during the second World War. As per Roosevelt’s Executive Order 9066 issued in 1942,

An Inspiring Tale: Fatima Noor

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Fatima Noor, a Somalian refugee, was was sworn in as special assistant to the Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in 2014. When hearing her story in her o

Muslims ‘Check In’ in Solidarity With Standing Rock

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Nearing a million check ins on Facebook, including hundreds, if not thousands from Muslims, Standing Rock Indian Reservation would appear to be hosting currently 900,000 individual

TMO Executive Director Featured in Emerge USA

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At just 20-years-old, Mohammad Nadeem is the executive director of The Muslim Observer, a national newspaper he's transforming into an online media platform. "In the Muslim Amer

Beets: Why You Should Eat Them More Often

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By Noor H. Salem, contributing columnist You may or may not be familiar with beets, a root vegetable that looks similar to turnips. Beet root is one of the many superfood items

Zaman International Celebrates Their 7th Annual Run/Walk Picnic

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By Laura Fawaz, contributing writer DEARBORN–Zaman International held their seventh annual Zaman Hope for Humanity Run Walk Picnic last Saturday at Ford Field Park in Dearborn,

Bridging the Divides Between the Muslim Community

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By Irum Ibrahim, contributing writer The Michigan Muslim community has been blessed to witness several individual revert to Islam throughout the span of a few decades. However,

Consuming Healthy Fats: Diet Myth Debunked

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By Noor H. Salem, contributing columnist If you’re a fan of peanut butter, olive oil, or even nuts, yet hear that they are fattening and avoid them, I’d recommend you put t

Ginger Nut Quinoa Pilaf

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By: Noor H. Salem, contributing columnist We’re living in a time in which many people are gluten intolerant, vegetarian, or simply trying to eat better. Many of my clients wh

The Palestine Children’s Relief Fund to Hold Event

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By: Susan Schwartz, contributing writer The Palestine Children's Relief Fund (PCRF), the world's largest charity devoted to the medical needs of children in the Middle East, wil